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44839: Poetry Contest



Calling all poets living or working in the 44839 zip code! Submissions for our second poetry contest were accepted from September 1 to November 30, 2018. Winners were announced in April 2019 at our Celebrate Poetry- Celebrate Huron event during National Poetry Month. If you are interested in reading the poems from this year's contest, pick up a copy of 44830: Poetry from a Zip Code Vol. II. See below for details.

Congratulations to Our Local 2018 Poets!

The second annual 44839 Huron Poetry Contest concluded in April, 2019. A team a judges independently scored each poem and arrived at consensus based on scoring. The winners are:

1st Place - David Reese for "Kairos and Cannonballs"
2nd Place - Mila Kette for "Trails"
3rd Place - Shannon Leigh for "Spring Green"

The poems submitted in the 2018 contest are collected in a book titled 44839: Poems from a Zip Code Vol. II published by Drinian Press.

CLICK HERE to find a copy of 44839 Poems from a Zip Code Vol II.

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